Office Of Thrift Supervision

Gordian Group advised the Office of Thrift Supervision in connection with the restructurings of both CalFed and GLENFED.

SmarTalk Teleservices

Gordian Group provided litigation support, including the delivery of expert reports, in connection with litigation that resulted in a favorable settlement in excess of $30 million for Gordian’s client.

Chesapeake Corporation

Gordian Group advised the official committee of unsecured creditors (comprised primarily by pension claimants) in Chesapeake’s Chapter 11 proceeding and sale to several hedge funds.


Gordian Group was engaged by Keene to assist in its reorganization efforts, including the development of a plan of reorganization, and in negotiations with attorneys representing the asbestos claimants and other constituencies.


Gordian Group advised the Company on its successful restructuring.

Smithfield Foods

Gordian Group acted as financial advisor to Smithfield Foods during its acquisition of certain pork assets of Farmland Foods in connection with Farmland’s bankruptcy.

CJC Holdings

Gordian Group was engaged by CJC to assist in evaluating restructuring alternatives, including participating in the operational restructuring of CJC’s fine jewelry business, the reorganization of CJC’s capital structure, and ultimately, M&A transactions involving its class ring and fine jewelry divisions.


Gordian Group acted as financial advisor to Kevco in connection with the successful sale of the Company’s manufacturing subsidiary through a Chapter 11 363 sale process.

Olympia & York

Gordian Group provided expert witness services relating to solvency and valuation in connection with O&Y’s bankruptcy.


Gordian Group served as financial advisor to JPMorgan, the Indenture Trustee to certain bond issuances, in connection with Solutia’s reorganization.

Colfor Manufacturing / Colmach Manufacturing

Gordian Group advised Colfor and Colmach in connection with their Chapter 11 proceeding, including the successful reorganization of the Companies through a 363 sale process.

Laclede Steel Company

Gordian Group acted as financial advisor to Laclede in connection with its successful restructuring, including raising exit financing and the successful sale of Laclede Mid-America and Laclede Chain.